Where I’m At: Bangkok – March 2016

Greetings from Bangkok and another edition of Where I’m At; a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. Where I’ve Been I visited three countries this month, with one new city. Ho Chi Minh City As with the start of January, I started February in Saigon where […]

Flight Review: AirAsia – Phnom Penh to Bangkok (DMK)

Flight: AirAsia FD 609 From: Phnom Penh (PNH) To: Bangkok (DMK) If you are living in Southeast Asia then the chances are high that you will fly with AirAsia often. I had last flown with AirAsia 5 months earlier and I have flown with them many times before. In fact, according to my Flight Memory […]

Guesthouse Review: BlueHome Villa II, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Guesthouse Name: BlueHome Villa II Address: #7B, Street 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia I stayed at the BlueHome Villa II in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. I booked online at the rate of $8.24 USD per night and booked it for its location. This was my third stay in Phnom Penh over the month as I was transiting […]

Guesthouse Review: 333 Guesthouse, Battambang – Cambodia

Guesthouse Name: 333 Guesthouse Address: No.102, Group 41, Battambang, Cambodia I stayed at the 333 Guesthouse Battambang, Cambodia. I booked it online for $5 a night. I booked it mainly because I wanted to see what a five-dollar-a-night hotel looks like. It turns out that Battambang has lots of cheap accommodation, and better quality for […]

Hotel Review: Keo Mony Guest House, Battambang – Cambodia

Hotel Name: Keo Mony Guest House Address: 301, Krom 26, Battambang, Cambodia I stayed at the Keo Mony Guest House in Battambang, Cambodia. I booked online for $7 USD a night and booked it for its location and price. The guesthouse is near the train station (with no trains) and it is an easy walk […]

Guesthouse Review: Ganesha Family Guesthouse, Battambang – Cambodia

Guesthouse Name: Ganesha Family Guesthouse Address: Street 1.5, Battambang, Cambodia I stayed at the Ganesha Family Guesthouse in Battambang, Cambodia. I got a private room for $11 USD per night. I had already stayed in another guesthouse and hotel in Battambang but I wanted to stay here because it is perhaps the best located guesthouse […]

Hotel Review: First Hotel, Battambang – Cambodia

Hotel Name: First Hotel Address: No.210, Street.101, Battambang, Cambodia I stayed at the First Hotel in Battambang, Cambodia. I booked online for the rate of $6USD per night and selected it for its review score and location. Not that the location matters too much in Battambang as it is a compact city and this place […]

Guesthouse Review: Shang Hai Guest House, Battambang – Cambodia

Hotel Name: Shang Hai Guest House Address: Corner Street 101 and Street 108, Battambang, Cambodia I stayed at the Shang Hai Guest House in Battambang, Cambodia. I booked online for the rate of $5.75 USD per night and I booked it for its price and location. Having stayed in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap the […]

Guesthouse Review: Longlin House I, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Guesthouse Name: Longlin House I Address: # 159, Street 19, Phnom Penh, Cambodia I stayed at the Longlin House I in Phnom Penh. The rate worked out to about $9 USD per night and I booked it for its location. Like the Pich Guesthouse which I had stayed at previously, this was another one of […]

Guesthouse Review: Pich Guesthouse, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Guesthouse Name: Pich Guesthouse Address: No 79, St. 19, Phnom Penh, Cambodia I stayed at the Pich Guesthouse in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. I booked online for the rate of $9 USD per night. Yes it’s still possible to find a $10 a night guesthouse in Phnom Penh, though the numbers have thinned out considerably (especially […]